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Twenty people cited with felony drug charges between 11/22-12/7

Between Nov. 22 and Dec. 7, felony drug charges were filed against 20 people in south-central South Dakota. Of these, 16 were charged with possession or ingestion of a controlled substance, and seven were charged with intent to distribute marijuana.

Between Nov. 22 and Dec. 7, felony drug charges were filed against 20 people in south-central South Dakota. Of these, 16 were charged with possession or ingestion of a controlled substance, and seven were charged with intent to distribute marijuana.

Brule County

• Wyatt Penman, 20, of Richmond, Calif., was arrested on Dec. 2 on I-90 in Brule County. Law enforcement allegedly found about 7 pounds of marijuana and marijuana wax in Penman's vehicle. Penman was charged with possession with intent to distribute at least 1 pound of marijuana, a class 3 felony; possession of 1 to 10 pounds of marijuana, a class 4 felony; possession of a controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

Charles Mix County

• Ronny Crawford, 31, of Wagner, was arrested on Dec. 2 in Dakota View in Wagner. Law enforcement allegedly found a light bulb containing a white substance in Crawford's pocket, and a urinalysis tested positive for methamphetamine, amphetamine and marijuana. Crawford was charged with possession and ingestion of a controlled substance, class 5 felonies; ingesting an intoxicant other than an alcoholic beverage, a class 1 misdemeanor; and use or possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

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Davison County

• Bryant Olson, 29, of Moorhead, Minn., was arrested on Nov. 26 on I-90 in Davison County. Law enforcement allegedly found about 3 pounds of marijuana, marijuana buds and a methamphetamine pipe in Olson's vehicle. Olson was charged with possession with intent to distribute at least 1 pound of marijuana, a class 3 felony; possession of 1 to 10 pounds of marijuana, a class 4 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

• Timothy Bingham, 54, of Mitchell, was arrested on Dec. 6 on South Burr Street in Mitchell. Law enforcement allegedly found methamphetamine, marijuana and marijuana seeds in Bingham's sock; a marijuana pipe in his vehicle; and a water bong and marijuana in his hotel room. Bingham allegedly admitted to smoking marijuana that morning. Bingham was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a class 6 felony; possession of less than two ounces of marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

• Christina Bruguier, 46, of Mitchell, was indicted by a Davison County grand jury on Dec. 17 for possession and ingestion of methamphetamine, class 5 felonies, for an Oct. 16 incident.

• Roberta Woodside, 37, of Mitchell, was indicted by a Davison County grand jury on Dec. 7 for ingestion of methamphetamine, a class 5 felony, for a Sept. 11 incident.

• Patricia Archambeau, 54, Harold Miller, 52, Brant Balfany, 26, and Wetu Kiyukan, 20, all of Mitchell, were indicted by a Davison grand jury on Dec. 4 for ingestion of methamphetamine, a class 5 felony, for an incident between July 12 and 14.

• Jessica Schmaltz, 22, of Grand Junction, Colo., was arrested on Nov. 25 on I-90 in Davison County. Law enforcement allegedly found less than 2 ounces of marijuana, marijuana candy and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle, in which Schmaltz was riding as a passenger. Schmaltz was charged with possession of a controlled substance, a class 5 felony; possession of less than 2 ounces of marijuana and ingesting an intoxicant other than an alcoholic beverage, class 1 misdemeanors; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

• Keith Davis, 47, and Billie Fischer, 41, both of Mitchell, was arrested on Nov. 28 in Davison County. Law enforcement allegedly observed Fischer smoking methamphetamine in Davis' vehicle and saw a bag of marijuana on the floor where Fischer was sitting. Davis and Fischer were charged with possession of a controlled substance, a class 5 felony; possession of less than two ounces of marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

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• Christopher Wharton, 52, of Emery, was arrested on Nov. 19 in the 100 block of N. Edmunds Street in Mitchell. Law enforcement allegedly found three glass pipes with methamphetamine residue, 44 amphetamine/dextroamphetamine pills, two baggies of raw marijuana and various drug paraphernalia items. Wharton was charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance, class 5 felonies; possession of less 2 ounces of marijuana, a class 1 misdemeanor; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

Hanson County

• Jason Denk, 28, of Concord, Calif., was arrested on Dec. 3 in Alexandria. Law enforcement allegedly found 13 pounds of marijuana and a jar of hash in Denk's vehicle. Denk was charged with possession of more than 10 pounds of marijuana and possession with intent to distribute at least 1 pound of marijuana, class 3 felonies; possession of a controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

Lyman County

• Gregory Gainey, 25, of Rushmore, Minn., was arrested on Nov. 21 on I-90 in Lyman County. Law enforcement allegedly found 1-and-a-half pounds of marijuana and a marijuana blunt in Gainey's vehicle. Gainey was charged with possession with intent to distribute at least 1 pound of marijuana, a class 3 felony; possession of 1 to 10 pounds of marijuana, a class 4 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia and speeding on an interstate, class 2 misdemeanors.

• Shaun Green, 25, of Coatesville, Penn., and Kimberly Lindgren, 20, were arrested on Dec. 5 on I-90 in Lyman County. Law enforcement allegedly found 50 pounds of marijuana in Green's vehicle. Green and Lindgren were charged with possession of more than 10 pounds of marijuana and possession with intent to distribute at least 1 pound of marijuana, class 3 felonies; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

• Nicholas Armstrong, 27, of Lebanon, Ore., was arrested on Nov. 25 on I-90 in Lyman County. Law enforcement allegedly found more than 2 pounds of marijuana hash in Armstrong's vehicle. Armstrong was charged with possession with intent to distribute between 1 ounce and one-half pound of marijuana to a minor, a class 4 felony; possession of a controlled substance, a class 5 felony; and possession of drug paraphernalia, a class 2 misdemeanor.

• Richard Schreibvogel, 58, of Pierre, crashed a cement truck on Sept. 21 on U.S. Highway 83 in Lyman County. According to court documents, Schreibvogel's jeans were unzipped and belt was unbuckled, and law enforcement found pornographic magazines and a syringe in the vehicle that later tested positive for methamphetamine. Law enforcement also allegedly found a cigarette pack Schreibvogel discarded on the road containing one partially smoked marijuana joint, and a urinalysis tested positive for methamphetamine and THC. Schreibvogel was charged with possession and ingestion of a controlled substance, class 5 felonies; careless driving and possession of drug paraphernalia, class 2 misdemeanors; and seat belt violation, a petty offense.

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